Lignum Vitae N.A.

Lignum Vitae North America is the world’s leader of genuine Lignum Vitae bearing material. Our material is operating around the globe in thousands of installations going back to the very beginning of hydroelectric generation: it was specified by Thomas Edison in 1882. Lignum Vitae is the only bearing material that was first specified and is still in service today. No other material has been in service longer or proven to be more reliable.

Lignum Vitae Ensures Operational Readiness

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